An Applicability of ABC Method to Inverse Simulation and Application to Triage Simulation

  • Atsushi KobayashiEmail author
  • Koji Suginuma
  • Masakazu Furuichi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10207)


We proposed TRISim, a multi-agent simulation tool, to study hospital triage operation methods. By inputting various combinations of model parameters, we can obtain the results to explore the correlation between parameters. We can derive an optimum set of parameters by exploring many parameters manually, but this is a time-consuming task. Herein, we propose Inverse TRISim, a method to automate the task of finding an optimal combination of parameters using the artificial bee colony (ABC) algorithm.


Triage Multi-agent simulation MAS ABC 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Atsushi Kobayashi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Koji Suginuma
    • 1
  • Masakazu Furuichi
    • 1
  1. 1.Graduate School of Industrial TechnologyNihon UniversityNarashino, ChibaJapan

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